The Other McCain

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LIVE AT FIVEEIGHT: 09.28.12

Posted on | September 28, 2012 | 3 Comments

– compiled by Wombat-socho


TOP NEWS
Netanyahu’s Bomb Explodes On The Internet

PM Netanyahu employs a visual aid at the UN

As Israeli PM schools the UN, internet argues: stroke of genius or cheap gimmick?

Kenya Attacks Last Stronghold Of Somali Jihadis
Amphibious assault puts troops ashore at port city of Kismayo

Goldman Sachs Coughs Up $14 Million In Pay-To-Play Fines
Hiring former Massachusetts deputy treasurer, supporting Cahill campaign costs brokerage heavily



POLITICS
Romney Campaigns In Pennsylvania As Debate Looms

Mitt campaigns at a Springfield, Va. American Legion post

Hitting the swing states

Anti-Muslim Filmmaker Nakoula Basseley Ordered Jailed

Supremes To Crack Down On Use Of Race In College Admissions?

Soros “Panicked”, Gives $1 Million To Obama SuperPAC

RNC Fires Firm Being Investigated For Voter Fraud

Brown Pushes Warren To Release Client List

Pennsylvania Judge May Order Provisional Ballots

Kit Bond To Endorse Akin, Priebus Hints At RNC Support

Tonight, West Branch Girl A Star, Not A Joke



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
Oil Jumps On Eurozone Optimism; NYMEX $92.11, Brent $112.57
Euro Climbs Against Dollar On Spain; Yuan Rises
GDP Revised Downward; Obama Attacked On Weak Economy
Slew Of Economic Reports Paints Mixed View Of Economy
Stocks Rally On Spanish Austerity News, S&P 500 Breaks Skid
Federal Agencies Lag In Paying Payroll Taxes
Gold Surges On Spanish Austerity Plan
Postal Service To Default On Second $5 Billion Payment To Treasury
RIM Earnings Beat Expectations Despite $235 Million Loss
Why Facebook Just Opened An Online Store
Dish Network In Talks With Viacom About Internet TV
Top Angry Birds Knockoffs To Avoid
Search.XXX Makes Its Debut
Microsoft Buys Influence For Bing With Klout Investment



SPORTS
Refs Cheered At First NFL Game After Lockout Ends

They’re back!

Browns still lose to Ravens, 23-16

White Sox On The Brink: Two Games Behind Tigers In AL Central

NHL Cancels Remaining Preseason Games Before Talks Open

Astros Hire Nationals’ Porter As New Manager

Breaking Down The NASCAR Sprint Cup AAA 400

Jays Blank Yanks 6-0, NY Lead In AL East Cut To One

R.A. Dickey Strikes Out 13 In Historic 20th Win

Morse’s Monster Homer Makes Gio 21-Game Winner As Nats Beat Phillies 7-3; Magic Number Now 3



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Reese Witherspoon, It’s A Boy!

New mom Reese Witherspoon

Tennessee James Toth is her third child

Happy Days Over For Erin Moran; Former Actress Homeless

Too Legit: Celebrating 25 Years Of Hammer Time

Amanda Bynes Pleads Not Guilty To Hit & Run

“Sons Of Anarchy” Actor Found Dead, Suspect In Bizarre Double Death

Olivia Munn To Do Arc On Fox’s  “New Girl”

Jay-Z Says Beyonce Isn’t Pregnant

Emma Watson Up For Sex & Bondage In “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Movie



FOREIGNERS
Bo Xilai Expelled From CCP, Faces Multiple Criminal Charges
Japan, PRC Trade Barbs Over Senkaku Islands At UN
SOD’s Steinbruck Tipped To Challenge Merkel In 2013
Abbas Pares His Statehood Aspirations At UN
Heavy Fighting In Aleppo As Rebels Mount New Push To Expel Loyalist Forces
SecDef Panetta Finally Admits Terrorists Carried Out Consulate Attack



BLOGS & STUFF
Israel Matzav: Romney & Obama Both Go Direct To Video
Weekly Standard Blog: Obama’s New Ad Not Running In NC
National Review Online: Out Of The Bushes
Lonely Conservative: How Will Romney Deal With Obama The Serial Liar In Debates?
Weasel Zippers: Oddly Enough, AP & Reuters Chose The Same Photo Of Netanyahu…
Gateway Pundit: Obama Had No Time To Meet Netanyahu, But Did Campaign Event In Morning And Took Afternoon Off – He’ll Call Him Today (Maybe)
Conservatives4Palin: “I’m Voting For Obama Because He Gave Me This Phone”
Rush Limbaugh: The 47% Speaks
Allahpundit: Feds Arrest Filmmaker On Probation Violation Charges
Power Line: Netanyahu Simplified
Jawa Report: Billionaire Dad To Pay 40 Million Pounds To Any Man Who Gets His Daughter To Switch Teams
Protein Wisdom: “Taxpayers Spent $1.4 Billion On Obama Family Last Year, Perks Questioned In New Book”


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